Students from over 40 campuses are mobilising to join thousands of anti-racist campaigners in a national protest to mark UN Anti-Racism Day 2015.
Saturday 21 March 2015
Assemble 12pm BBC Portland Place, Central London
Organised by Stand Up To Racism
Join the main facebook event here.
Join the student bloc here.
Dozens of coaches are coming to the demonstration from across the country - for a full list and details on how to book a seat click here.
As the next generation we will be marching for a future free of racism.
We will not allow politicians and the media to blame immigrants for an austerity crisis caused by the greedy bankers.
We are part of the #BlackLivesMatter movement – we demand justice and an end to institutional racism.
We stand united against Islamophobia and anti-Semitism.
We stand in opposition to racist stop and search and attacks on our civil liberties in the Counter-Terrorism and Security Bill.
We stand for a multicultural society – migrants are welcome here!
Campuses mobilising for the demo include:
London Metropolitan University SU
University of the Arts London SU
Lewisham College SU
Sussex University SU
King's College London SU
Gloucestershire College SU
Wolverhampton University SU
Birmingham Guild of Students
Kingston University SU
Salford University SU
Birkbeck College SU
Goldsmiths College SU
Westminster University SU
Essex University SU
Kent University SU
Roehampton University SU
Clapton Girls Academy
Brighton University SU
University of Gloucester SU
Plymouth University SU
Sheffield Hallam SU
University of West London SU
Warwick University SU
Prendergast Sixth Form
Leeds University Union
Chesterfield College SU
City and Islington College SU
Portsmouth High School
Woodhouse College SU
University of Bath SU
Brunel University SU
Greenwich University SU
University College London SU
Get in touch if you want your college added to the list of those mobilising for the demo! Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
See you at 12pm this Saturday outside the BBC! Look out for the big Student Assembly Against Austerity banner.
HOW TO FIND THE STUDENT BLOC ON THE DAY: the student bloc for the Stand Up To Racism demo will be assembling from 11.45am at the junction of Duchess Road and Great Portland Street (which is very near BBC Head Quarters at Oxford Circus).
Here is a googlemap of where we are meeting up.
We want to make sure that we have a loud, vibrant and awesome student presence on the day. Look out for the HUGE Student Assembly Against Austerity banner on the day if you are having any difficulties finding us.